Blockchain and Internet of Things for Business Process Management: Theory, Challenges, and Key Success Factors

Mabrook S. Al-Rakhami, Majed Al-Mashari
2020 International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications  
The combination of business process management (BPM) and emerging technologies is a logical step. The evolving number of advanced technologies shows that contributions are with a high value for business processes. From a BPM point of view, value creation from the modern technologies such as Internet of things and Blockchain technology is pivotal on a progressively higher scale and affect the business process in different aspects. However, current research in this area still at the beginning. In
more » ... order to close this research gap and the lack of experience in this area, the topic of integrating Blockchain and IoT technologies with BPM will play an essential role in a corporate context, particularly in the context of inter/intraorganizational information systems and their diverse design options. This review paper aims to survey the impact of tow emerging technologies: Internet of Things and Blockchain technology on BPM and illustrates the current state of the art in this research domain. Each technology was investigated through a design science research approach to provide as a descriptive theoretical overview, characterize its theoretical background, challenges, and key success factors.
doi:10.14569/ijacsa.2020.0111069 fatcat:bagijmpzzfdtlmhl5dtl4rzkg4